Richard Wright has been Leader of North Kesteven District Council since 2017.
Cllr Wright has represented his home ward of Ruskington since May 2007 and before becoming Leader served on the Council’s Executive Board with special responsibility for enforcement, waste management, licencing, sustainability and related matters.
He has also served on the Central Lincolnshire Joint Strategic Planning Committee, mapping out the local development framework for North Kesteven, Lincoln city and West Lindsey through to 2036.
He has played a strong role in the development of the Council’s strong vision, financial resilience and forward plan and is committed to building on the Council’s substantial achievements and strengthening successful partnerships to deliver Flourishing Communities.
Richard has extensive experience working in public service for the RAF, Ministry of Defence, Probation Service and Community Rehabilitation Company and invests significant time and energy in support of his local community as chairman, treasurer and child welfare officer for Ruskington Lions Junior FC.
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